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New Bulletin Published on the Wheat Head Armyworm Complex

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Wheat and Barley Production in Washington

For decades Washington has been known throughout the world as the home of high quality soft white and club wheat production. Washington farmers also raise superb hard red winter wheat, hard red spring wheat, and barley.

In 2016 there were 2.2 million acres of wheat harvested in the state of Washington, yielding more than 157 million bushels, and barley was harvested on 93 thousand acres for a total production of 7.2 million bushels.

Winter Wheat

Spring Wheat

Soft White



Hard Red



Total 1.67 million acres (130 million bushels) 530 thousand acres (27 million bushels)


This data was provided by the United States Department of Agriculture National Agriculture Statistics Service.

Upcoming Events

  1. Moses Lake (irrigated) Crop Tour

    June 27 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
  2. University of Idaho/Limagrain Crop Tour – Moscow

    June 27 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
  3. Almira Crop Tour

    June 27 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  4. Reardan Crop Tour

    June 28 @ 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
  5. Wilke Farm Soil Workshop

    June 28 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 pm

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